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May 7, 2012 8:00pm PDT
quote against every in the country everyone in the united states. and they started by taking commercial data in from at&t on everyone approximately 3 oh
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May 7, 2012 8:00pm PDT
quote in the country everyone in the united states. and they started by taking commercial data in from at&t on everyone approximately 3 oh 20 million calls a day were recorded by this device. that was just the initial participation. >> can i interrupt for just a
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May 24, 2012 5:41am PDT
women by double digits and be president of the united states. >> bill: what are the republicans thinking when, for example, like on the violence against women act or the lily led led better act and the federal leave act and all of these issues which do impact just the rights of women to be considered first class citizens i guess in this country. laura, what are they thinking? >> i don't know what they're thinking. a lot of their moves have not been very politically smart lately. but you see them like, for instance, with the violence against women act, republicans put forth a woman to introduce the act sandy adams from florida. she was actually a domestic violence victim. she didn't actually write the bill but they basically boehner chose her and said because you're a woman and you were abused, you're going to sponsor this and it is going to make us look less anti-woman here. we've got all of these republican women that are supporting it so how can it be a war on women. it is a war on democratic ideals. so i t
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May 3, 2012 5:00pm PDT
is the united states didn't have much competition in those days we won the war and japan and europe were not major competitors. but even today germany, other countries like germany, they have a social compact very similar to the one we had. and that means german workers are enjoying the benefits of productivity increases, unemployment is relatively low, and their standard of living is very high, and the very rich take home a much smaller share of the total gains from growth than they do in the united states. >> professor i want to focus on that last issue, because you are exactly correct. you know i agree with you, any importance of unions and the social account that we all believe will help the entirety of our population central to what we should be doing. let's talk about trade in particular, because we have entered a series of multi-lateral and by bilateral trade agreements how can workers compete against labor in the number you hear is 2 to 3 billion additional workers competes against our domestic work force. so that general motors and ford are now invest
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May 3, 2012 8:00pm PDT
dialogue the united states raises the importance of human rights and fundamental freedom. >> here to unravel this mystery, is former assistant secretary of state for pubic affairs under president obama, p.j. crowley. thank you so much for your time tonight. >> good evening, eliot. >> help me out here i have been reading these stories as they have been emerging. explain to me -- who is mr. chen and why is the entire world focused on him? is he that important? was he that fundamental of civil rights voice in china. >> well, you gave a pretty good synopsis of what he is trying to do what makes him unusual as an activist in china who has come to the attention and not positively so the chinese government is actually his instinct was to find a way to continue his activism while staying in china. the united states has a long history of -- of bringing activists from china, safe passage in asylum in the united states so this was potentially a revolutionary situation. unfortunately china has reverted back to form. they have been cracking down on dissidents for a number of
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May 1, 2012 6:00pm PDT
is canc not just here in the united states, but within afghanistan. you know, being able to come to president karzai and sign this agreement and show the afghan people the united states is going to remain engaged in the region and send a compelling message to nair neighbors that have meddled in their appars on affair, pakistan next door, the united states will be here and continue to try to help afghanistan move forward. >> thank you pj for joining us inside the war room. that is pj crowley former assist isant to the secretary of state of affairs. of and here to discuss the strategic interests of the trip and a little politics is the assistant secretary of defense for global strategic affairs in the obamaa administration and former dean of the goldman school of policy, professor doctor, thank you so much for joining us inside the war room. you heard what pj crowley said about the agreement. do you agree with the three goals you think were identified in that? and how important is the strategic interests of that agr
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May 1, 2012 9:00pm PDT
, it's vitaly important. this had political significance not just here in the united states but, also within afghanistan. you know, being able to come to president karzai, sign this agreement, show the afghan people that the united states is going to, you know, remain engaged in the region and, also send a compelling message to other neighbors who have metalled in afghan affairs but pakistan, you know, next door, that the united states is going to be hear and it's going to try to continue to help afghanistanyou know, next door, that the united states is going to be hear and it's going to try to continue to help afghanistan. >> thank you p.j. crawley forker assistant of state for public affairs. the president's announced trip comes four days before he officially kicks off his re-election campaign. here to discuss the strategic interest of the trip and, perhaps, a little bit of politics, too, is michael knott, the assistant secretary of defense for global strategic affairs in the obama administration now and then a prevention-off of public policy, form
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May 30, 2012 4:00pm PDT
president of the united states. you did not need treatment. let the people go. >> cenk: get it, smoking mad? angellett on the show today. he's a libertarian. plus stand your ground with a twist. >> if he thought that my brother was threatening him he could have rolled up the window and called the cops. >> but the police did not find anything on him. >> cenk: but this time the races are reversed. what happened? only one way to find out. stay right here because no one% else is covering it. see how a republican dude loses it on the florida. >> not the american way! come out here. >> cenk: we've got great video on that. it's go time. >> cenk: so donald trump is off the reservation. he's a runaway train. talking about the birth of this and transcript of that but the rest of the people aren't buying--or are they? they had this to say. >> as the president made clear in this briefing room when it became a ridiculous distraction last year, you know, the american people are concerned about real issues that confronts this nation. they are concerned principally with the fact that we are still not down
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May 24, 2012 3:00am PDT
, here we go again, president obama was born in the united states and so the arizona secretary of state is expected to declare that president obama will be on the ballot. and in pakistan, the doctor who helped us find osama bin laden has been sent to 30 years in prison for treason. they say he betrayed pakistan by helping the c.i.a. oh, my god. maybe you ought to send the c.i.a. in to rescue the doctor get him out of prison. if we can get osama bin laden, we could get the doctor out of a pakistani prison, seems to me. so much to talk about. so much you're going to want to talk about. 1-866-55-press is our toll free number. how you join the conversation. and join our team press here. peter ogborn and dan henning and cyprian bowlding, good morning all. ready to go? >> yes sir. >> bill: we're getting close to memorial day weekend you know. >> i didn't even notice. >> bill: into the homestretch here. slowing down a bit. you can tell in the news. >> yeah. >> bill: and in the capital. people already heading ou
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May 16, 2012 5:00pm PDT
votes in the united states senate but failed. common cause believes that the filibuster is not only unconstitutional, but the filibuster has add to the partisanship that we see in washington. we filed in the federal courts. while the constitution does give the senate and the house the right to set their own rules, we have pointed out in our litigation that points in history where the courts have said, yes, you have a right to make your own rules and to live by them, but they can't be unconstitutional. >> eliot: now look, as i said, and i've said it many times in the show i'm sympathetic to the notion that the filibuster has been overused abused, i would like to eliminate it and see pure majority rule in the house and the senate. the constitution does permit and require were majority votes for certain votes like overriding the president's veto, impeachment, situations like that. the constitution recognizes some instance where is the super majority is required. do you go from there and then it says do you therefore say it's implying that in our instances there isn't and can't be an ob
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May 2, 2012 3:00am PDT
-circle here, it was from afghanistan they planned the attacks against the united states. 10 years ago, we went in and we have gotten them. a year ago. we got their number 1 leader who decimated their forces. we have their number one leader a year ago. now, a year leader, the president is signing this agreement that we are going to get out. but 223,000 troops by the end of the summer, but we are still going to be there by 2014. this war is going to drag on for another two and a half years. is that good enough? your comments on the president's trip, big surprise trip yesterday, certainly stole mitt romney's thunder. and certainly showed him as commander in chief. but do we have to let this thing drag on for another two and a half years? 866-55-press. you know the number. join the conversation, 866-55-77-377. >> this is the full court press. the bill press show. live on your radio and on current tv. politically direct means no b.s. just telling you what's going on in politics today. >>at the only on-line forum with a direct line to bill press. >>it's something i've b
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May 7, 2012 9:00pm PDT
. what can we do to produce jobs here in the united states. >> whether we like it or not, multinational corporations don't have duties to nations, they have duties to their shareholders. so we need a tax and regulatory climate that is more certain, more competitive. we need fewer regulation, but we need to enforce the ones we have. make our tax structure more competitive on an international basis. we need to encourage corporations to either invest for growth in jobs we need to repatriate for the overseas dollars to be invested here in the united states and we need to do what a lot of other countries do, and that is to partner with small and medium-sized businesses to help to export. >> i'm so bummed because i want to talk to you more about this and unfortunately, we're out of time but i want to have you back so we can dive into this. david walker. let's talk for a second though about budgets and values. about how our government should reflect the values that we the people they represent, hold dear. so today this house committee votes to cut food aide and healt
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May 10, 2012 7:00pm PDT
the united states or whatever allies you can get together and either iran or russia. so it's a very complicated situation. they have very extensive missile, air-defense systems that can be taken out. so it's unclear if there is a path forward where you make the situation better and not worse. >> listen to what judd is saying it is complicated, but at a certain point you see all of this death, and i would argue is there not a civil war going on there already. >> i agree. i had a really bad feeling this morning when i saw this news. it reminded me of bagdad. in 2009 i was a few blocks away from one of these bombings. they are loud. they kill hundreds of people, and it is bad. and the fact that the government is so unstable that they are no longer able to prevent these attacks from happening, and you can have an attack in the capitol city of syria that does this much damage would suggest they are on the brink of some massive violence. >> yeah. going by what you are saying it is complicated, it's a slippery slope when we go into situations like this. what are the opti
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May 3, 2012 4:00pm PDT
wouldn't right? frustration with regional jihadi groups. he is telling them go attack the united states. i don't want you attacking the government. and they are like yeah yeah. we'll get back to you. it is really interesting. by the way they get a lot of sick days. we'll talk about that later too. you might too if you were a suicide bomber. here is what he said about losing their branding game. he says i plan to release a statement that we are starting a new phase to correct the mistakes we have made and regain a large group who has lost their trust in jihadi. people were starting to say, you know what al-qaeda is not on our side which is a pretty good assumption. and that's what bin laden was mad about. and when you go to somolia, he thought they were to lax. and he said: so interesting internal strife. when you come to the united states and their interpretation of what is going on here? here is an interesting quote: damn that stings. if i was vice president biden, i would be like, hey couldn't we take that one out? god i wonder what they thought of bush. please, please
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May 10, 2012 6:00pm PDT
of the united states. do you still want to talk about the economy? so let me talk to the viewers. if i ask you whether democratic presidents or republican presidents created more jobs i wonder what you would say. well, just this week bloomberg news, which is far from a liberal mouthpiece provided a clearance. here it is. over the last 50 years, private-sector jobs increased much much more under democratic administrations than republican ones. are you surprised? there were 42 million jobs added in 23 years of democratic presidents versus only 24 million jobs added in 28 years of republican rule. you get that? democratic presidents created almost twice as many jobs in less amount of time. now, what about the market? surely under republicans, the market presidents, the stockmarket, fared better than under those anti-business democrats? well lo and behold stocks invested under democrats produced nine times the return than during republican control of the white house. but wait. there is more. bloomberg also reported today that the united states posted a budget s
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May 15, 2012 6:00pm PDT
heard, if maggie hasson is not elected there will be no democratic women governors in the united states, not one. when i was pressurefresh out of law school, i had this burning desire to do something important and to have an impact in some way. but i didn't know what that impact would be. and i certainly never thought that i would run for office myself. in fact, if somebody had suggested it, i would have totally laughed out loud. sometimes, a door opens, and you have to gather the courage to run through it. so i was approached by friends who encouraged me to run for an open seat at that time was attorney general of michigan. for me it was a big risk. my friends, who were men affiliated with the democratic party, they encouraged me to take that risk as did my best friend and husband who gave me the final gentle push across the threshold. often, we women are risk-averse. i needed the push. now, more than ever young women need more seasoned women to provide that encouragement to take a risk to go for it. because once a glass ceiling is broken, it stays broken.
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May 7, 2012 6:00pm PDT
in the united states? >> yes i do. >> the comments opened up a big old can of worms, so big that president obama's stop strategist felt the need to discuss them. david axelrod said: so does all of that mean that the president's position is evolving, and that he will publicly support same-sex marriage. well for one you we're going to new york and turning to marc solomon. welcome inside the "war room." >> good to be here. >> so you think this was part of a strategy or just this -- you know, joe biden being the great joe biden? >> i think i was neither. i don't think it was part of a strategy, but i also think it was joe biden being very heart felt about what he really thinks, and i think when you watch the interview, and he talks about what marriage is and that it's about love and loyalty, i think he was really speaking from the heart, and that was meaningful. >> that's why we love him. so if the president and the vice president are saying the same thing as david axelrod said does it mean that the president is in favor of gay marriage? >> i don't think the president a
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May 10, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. and former united states treasurer under president reagan, and author of "bay and her boys, unexpected lessons i learned as a single mom," bay buchanan. thank you both for being here. a real joy to have two scholars of this issue. matt let me begin with you, you wrote a lengthy article about why dodd-frank failed. >> i think without making a value judgment i think what is really scary about the story we're writing now is it has been gradually chipped away by industry over the course of the last two years, and the lesson is if you pass any kind of reform, and there's a powerful enough and well-funded enough lobby on the other side there is no way for it to stay passed. eventually you just ex-up with a law full of holes. >> they strangle it in the womb. so you are saying dodd-frank is not what we thought it would be. >> right. the voelker rule has now been delayed, the consumer financial protection bureau which is under constant attack, and then the other thing was the derivatives portion of dodd-frank, title seven, which is now there is an avalanche of new bills w
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May 15, 2012 8:00pm PDT
deposits from every mom and pop. >> and the president. >> and the president of the united states. anyone who has more than $250,000 on deposit, they want to bank with j.p. morgan chase because it's too big to fail and they know that all of that money is backed up by the government even though it's not officially guaranteed by the fdic. they get these deposits in. they are a utility bank. and it is their job and duty in return for that implicit government backstop to take those deposits and lend them out into the economy. what do they do instead? >> tell us. >> they take the $360,000,000,000 and put it in a hedge fund in london. >> can i put this in plain english? j.p. morgan chase is doing what we don't want them to do taking the federal guarantee, gambling in the casino making either big money, which they keep or losing big money and making us bail them out. >> that's why we want the voelker rule. jamie dimon is lobbying against it. >>. >> saying look how profitable we are. he is happy with the money the london-based hundred fund makes. they love the
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May 16, 2012 6:00pm PDT
when they said they were going to be the first to allow the united states to default on its debt. and that's why it is so unbelievable that they are trying to replay that same movie, but that's what the speaker said. and if you look at the house respect budget that the speaker requires it would require an increase in the budget. >> yeah. >> it violates the rule the spoker put forward the other day, and it shows they have themselves all tied up in knots in a way that will hurt the american economy. >> if you are negotiating with people who came to washington for the purpose of shutting it down, saying you must not compromise, how do you negotiate with radicals? >> this is exactly the problem. and this is what is so important about this upcoming election. you have 98% of the republicans who have signed this pledge saying they refuse to close a single tax loophole ore eliminate a single tax subsidy whether it's for big oil companies or corporations that use the tax code to benefit themselves to ship jobs over seas, and they won't use one penny of that to re
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May 16, 2012 8:00pm PDT
of the united states may be at risk. first, the violence against women, house passed a version of the bill. just six democrats joined 216 republicans in rejecting the senate version that would have included the lbdt community, allowing portion of native americans and protecting the confidentiality of immigrants women facing abuse. congress won sandy adams said her of the aisle did not want to repolitcize the issue. it now goes to a congress committee of both houses to see if reconciliation is possible. president obama has promised a veto of any version that includes the restrictions and omissions a version given the realities of congressional reality will never reach his desk. joining me now representative jackie speer, democrat of california. congresswoman, you have been such a powerful voice for the expansive definition of violence against women for the bill as it should have been passed. how do you feel after the vote? >> i feel that the republicans are showing their hand. they want confrontation over compromise. at this junction we're not reauthorizing a bill that has been reauthorized three
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May 17, 2012 3:00am PDT
believed that if i wanted to be president of the united states, i could be. if my brother and sister wanted to be a millionaire, they could be a millionaire. my mother and father dreamed as much as any rich guy dreams. [ applause ] they don't get us! they don't get who we are. >> bill: don't let mitt romney say i can speak for the american middle class. don't let ann romney pretend to do that either. al is calling up from wells, maine. hello, al, good morning. >> caller: good morning, bill. >> bill: yes sir. >> caller: first-time caller. i've been enjoying your show since you've been on current. >> bill: yea. good for you. >> caller: i never heard you on the radio. >> bill: there you go. we've got current on top of the radio. it is all good. >> caller: anyways, i was just saying that you know my thoughts are anyways that when biden was talking yesterday really, kind of reminded me of my father, you know what i mean. my father was a world war ii vet. his kids were going to do better than he did and you know, i me
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May 21, 2012 3:00am PDT
of the united states. he is the one that raises the issue. of course it's fair to talk about bain capital. it's important to talk about bain capital because it's important to point out, as the president does, that bain capital was not about creating job. it was about creating wealth profits for his investors and he did a good job at that. while doing that, he was destroying jobs, shutting down plants. the record is clear. he was exporting jobs. he was killing jobs. he was killing pensions. he is a job-killer not a job creator. and corey booker says it's not fair to talk about that? he is dead wrong. you know, corey booker a rising star, but, man, he is not ready for prime time. you know, it's just -- it just drives me crazy, these democrats who feel they want everybody to like them and they have to appeal to both sides. oh, this is nauseating. no, it's not. it's politics, dude. it's hardball. >> that's for corey booker. now then, marco rubio. he wants to be vice president so bad. i mean he's already been to iowa. he gave a speech here on foreign policy.
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May 9, 2012 8:00pm PDT
worked really hard to have this moment, to have the first president of the united states to take this position. now in terms of the policy changing what actually happens on the ground, this doesn't do anything really. it's nice of the president lay down his marker, but there is a long road ahead to get rid of the difference of marriage act and turning over thighs these 30 state bans on controversial marriage. >> is this as rhetoricalcally as richard says, not changing things on day-to-day life, and there are those who say this is a necessary but step and now follow up with tangible act. is now he can create and frame a new moral framework. >> the president took a big risk today. this has never been done before. for someone who has been married since december to my husband this means a lot personally. i believe this is going to snowball. someone from this amount of power takes this risk i think others are going to follow suit. we already saw jack reed, a senator from rhode island say he was in favor of gay marriage. this will go from changing public opinion to changing policy. you
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May 1, 2012 4:00pm PDT
for our two nations. and to do so on afghan soil. the united states did not come here to claim resources or territory. we came with a very clear mission. we came to destroy al-qaeda. together we're now committed to replacing war with peace. >> this trip has political elements which we will discuss, and it appears that after we, quote unquote, leave in 2014 we will quote unquote stay until 2024. it is unclear how many more trips we'll withdraw by the end of 2014, and obviously some significant troops in the next decade after that. and here comes president obama to tell us what the plan is. >> good evening. from bagram air base. this outpost is more than 7,000 miles from home. but for over a decade it has been close to our hearts because here in afghanistan, more than half a million of our sons and daughters have sacrificed to protect our country. today i signed an historic agreement between the united states and afghanistan that defines a new kind of relationship between our countries in which afghans are responsible for the security of their nation. a future in w
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May 9, 2012 7:00pm PDT
stability of the united states for several years. they ended up buying up crazy countries like countrywide and merrill lynch. they paid $55 million, as it was collapsing. and that company punched a $20 million hole in their balance sheet in two weeks. so those were decisions that were terrible decisions that would have been illegal based on prior law that bank america lobbied for. but when he talks about following the law he specifically is referring to the law surrounding foreclosure documentation. for several years there have been big problems, not just bank of america but at the other large banks actually following that law. there are people who are paid to robo sign documents who claim they have intimate lodge of the oh borrower's mortgage when they do not. and these have consequences for people. the banks misstated whether borrows have missed payments and the amount of money borrows owe. it's interesting when you have to confront your shareholders and insist you're following the law. >> thank you for being with us and enlightening us a little bit on how that works at shareholder meeti
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May 18, 2012 4:00pm PDT
to the united states government. i have paid and will continue to pay any taxes due on everything i earned while an u.s. citizen. that's a bit of a trick. he has to pay an exit tax. but that tax is much lower if he does it in september rather than before the ipo that just happened. so he saved about $67 million. by renouncing his u.s. citizenship. let me bring in the rest of the turks. number one, would you leave the country and not come back for $67 million. go. >> it depends on what the rest of my bankroll is. i mean, you said if it's my first $67 million, yeah. if it's after $4 billion, no, i'd probably pay the $67 million to stay. he's not an american by birth. now he lives in singapore. it's obviously not that important to him. >> that makes it worse. originally he grew up in brazil. but there was some threats that he might be kidnapped so he ran to the u.s. for safety. so of course when he was looking for safety, the u.s. when he was looking for justice when they screwed him out of facebook--oh, the u.s. justice system, i love you. when you have to fay taxes run. >> he took advantage of th
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May 1, 2012 3:00am PDT
the al-qaeda group in yemen the greatest threat to the united states. osama bin laden's final words will be released to the public later this week. they'll be on an army web site. brennan says the documents seized during the raid in pakistan a year ago will be posted online by westpoint's combating terrorism center. they'll be available to the public. brennan says they'll show that bin laden was increasingly worried about the inexperience of his subordinates and their tendency to make mistake after mistake. we know that photos and videos from the raid will not be available to the public. there was a freedom of information act last week by a request made last week by judicial laws and the federal judge declined that. >>> while mitt romney's campaign has been accusing the president of politicizing the anniversary of the death of osama bin laden the president has nothing on his schedule today. mitt romney, however is going to make his first public appearance with rudy giuliani, the man who was mayor on september 11th. we
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May 31, 2012 3:00am PDT
hill, just down the street from the united states capitol building. six blocks from the capitol. six metro stops from the white house. we've got it covered, bring you the news here from washington, around the country around the globe and most importantly give you a chance to sound off on the issues of the day. let us know what it means to you, what your experiences have been, what you think about it all by giving us a call at 1-866-55-press. good to see you today. we've got lots to talk about. continuing, worsening situation in syria where more and more people including u.s. ambassador suzanne rice, ambassador to the u.n. says it looks like military intervention may end up being the only way we go with some regional conflict over there. we have continued gridlock in washington, d.c. but at the white house, president obama will be welcoming former president george w. bush and former first lady lora bush to the white house today for the official unveiling of their portraits that will hang somewhere in the white house
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May 11, 2012 5:00pm PDT
by it. we have the biggest bank in the united states by assets. it's led by someone who has been the champion of deregulation the warhorse saying don't regulate. don't overregulate and who has been trying--jp morgan chase and jamie dimon have been in the lead of trying to water down the vocal rule which was designed to stop these kinds of things. to prevent these trades that are too speculative too excessive and not prudent and certainly would effect commercial democracy and it happened within living memory. you know, we all suffer from a certain memory loss, and a short-term time horizon but it's hard to hide from the fact that this is just a few years ago. this whole thing--these kinds of errors, these kinds of sloppiness, these kinds of excessive risk, these kinds of bizarre new instruments got us into deep trouble the near meltdown of wall street that had to be bailed out and hurt the entire economy. so eliot, we have every right to be shocked, but beyond being shocked, beyond our range i think we got to urge our politicians to do something about this. >> eliot: we'll get to
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May 29, 2012 4:00pm PDT
that you do not have to be scared as president of the united states. >> i have read about him. he is an arab. >> no ma'am, he is a decent family man, citizen that i just happen to have disagreements with. ♪ >> why doesn't he show a birth certificate? he may have one, but there is something on there, maybe religion, maybe it says he is a muslim -- >> why is mitt romney throwing a party with donald trump to raise money. >> as i said -- you know, mitt romney has made it clear that this is not an issue for him. >> a candidate can't be responsible for everything that their supporters say. >> i really became friendly with mitt romney . . . ♪ >> you're fired. >> that's what mitt romney should be telling donald trump, but he is not. you saw the comparison to mccain who was classy in the 2008 campaign. donald trump tweeted out: oh, okay. donald. so the question is, is it good politics or bad politics for mitt romney to be going down this road. to help us answer that question we're bring in two excellent guests. first of all, we have lizz winstead in the house. hi.
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May 7, 2012 4:00pm PDT
. >> same-sex men and women should be able to get legally married in the united states. >> oh, come on. you're going start there? >> yes, i do. >> well, you know, as all of these people fall in we don't have--and michael speaks to the people at the white house--we don't have an exact beat on what goes on in the president's mind. a white house adviser to bill clinton, richard joins us today, and richard, as we welcome you to "the young turks," one of the things that i would like to know is what is happening right now? you worked with president clinton. you advised him on gay issues. what is going on right now at the white house? what are people telling the president? >> well, you know, i can't know for sure because i'm not--i'm not inside any longer, but i think that--look, the president has a long record, and a record to be proud of on gay rights. he's moving the ball forward on a lot of very important issues. we repealed the don't ask don't tell. the justice department has a much better policy on how they handle discrimination cases involving gays and lesbians. so we made a lot of progress
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May 7, 2012 5:00pm PDT
/11 they decided to turn that capability against every in the country, everyone in the united states. and they started by taking commercial data in from at&t on everyone approximately 3 oh 20 million calls a day were recorded by this device. that was just the initial participation. >> can i interrupt for just a second. >> yes. >> the domestic was not within the nsa domain. >> no, the charter was for foreign intelligence. >> not nsa. >> they can with a warrant issued. >> i went directly to the intelligence committee and i spoke with chief justice renquist. then eventually kirk and i went to see the jod office. >> and what did they do. >> they rejected it. the only thing that came out was the joint doj report in 2009 where they simply said you need to have better and more active monitoring of these surveillance programs. so that did absolutely nothing. >> there was no question in european these were intercepted. these were violation of what the guidelines were. >> direct violation of an alcohol series of laws. >> and being able to track who is calling whom. >> right. >> track forward,
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May 8, 2012 8:00pm PDT
it will depend on what the election results are. but it's clear, if you can have one united states senator, essentially halting the legislationtive action of the united states government -- one senator -- >> uh-huh. >> -- i think most americans understand that makes no sense at all, and we need filibuster reform. >> bernie sanders, independent of vermont, as always a joy to be chatting with you tonight. >> thank you very much. >>> rick santorum gives mitt romney a the gavin newsom show is a search engine for solutions and that's the focus. we want to focus on solutions and ways of bringing people together. collective action is the only way we're going to solve the world's great vexing problems. [ male announcer ] this is corporate caterers miami, florida. in here, great food demands a great presentation. so at&t showed corporate caterers how to better collaborate by using a mobile solution in a whole new way. using real-time photo sharing abilities, they can create and maintain high standards from kitchen to table. this technology allows us
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May 29, 2012 5:00pm PDT
in the united states, mitt romney saw no need to connect his new best buddy. >> i don't agree with all of the people who support me, and they don't believe with everything i believe in. but i need to get 51.4% or more. >> the media had pounced on this and produced this ad. >> i have read about him. he is an arab. >> no, ma'am. no, ma'am. he is a decent family man, citizen that i just happen to have disagreements with. >> he doesn't have a birth certificate. he may have one but there is something on that certificate. >> other republicans including conservative columnist george will are not quite as excited. >> at the cost of appearing that this ignore ray mouse is obvious, donald trump is redundant evidence that if your net worth is high enough your iu can be very low and you can imtrued on american politics. here to discuss mitt cozying up with the donald. thank you so much for coming out here tonight with the sheer drop of 500 feet behind you. >> you are just trying to terrorize me. it's a beautiful view as long as the tornado doesn't come along. >> why does mitt romney
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May 30, 2012 3:00am PDT
together a list and then it goes to the president of the united states, and the president of the united states decides. this is the hiett civilian award given by the united states government. the president decides the people who get that award. these are the people obama picked as his personal role models and our personal role models. they included the first woman who has ever secretary of state, madeline albright, the first person to circle the earth in orbit, john glen. they included the founder of the girl scouts john paul stevens, the third longest serving supreme court justice ever in history. john dor the man who went to the university of mississippi and stood in the doorway of the university of mississippi and accompanied the first black student to attend class's classes there. he went down from the justice department, a hero in the civil rights movement. president obama said yesterday he would not be where he is today without the efforts and the leadership and the courage of john door in those days. the people yesterday included pat summit who wa
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May 30, 2012 8:00pm PDT
facto president of the united states. >> wow, that is big. let's talk about her resumÉ. does she have the resumÉ to have this job? >> no, she doesn't. >> let's go this show again? >> all these bills all the damn time, come out here the last--i got to come out and figure out how to vote for my people? you should be ashamed of yourself! >> real estate billionaire and basketball with tooth very veneer's donald trump. >> your ice cream it's vegetables. >> eliot: he was worn in born in alabama as a culinary manager i make sure our guests have an over the top experience. being hands on is key! i make sure every plate looks just right. [ male announcer ] don't miss red lobster's four course seafood feast, just $14.99. start with soup, salad and unlimited cheddar bay biscuits followed by your choice of one of 7 entrees. like new coconut and pineapple shrimp or shrimp and scallops alfredo. then finish with something sweet. all four courses just $14.99. [ reza ] it's so much food for such a good value. i'm reza, culinary manager. and i sea food differentl
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May 18, 2012 3:00pm PDT
is the first time in the history of the united states this has happened. slightly more brown people. path buchanan! [ explosion ] ♪ na, na na na ♪ >> and even worse for him there are people who are beige! >> yeah, pick one color on another! >> i don't know which epithet to hang on you! what are you? >> debbie in new hampshire welcome. >> hi, guys. i enjoy your show. one of the ladies -- a 24-year-old lady called about religion and she made a comment about maybe the catholic church is the antichrist and i just wanted to say that miss stephanie dealt with that really welly, because i'm a religious person, and her comment was unbelievable. she just said maybe this is an issue that you as a christian needs to take your religion back. and i think that is the issue. >> take it back from people that are misusing it. that's right. >> exactly. because the bible -- there is a passage in the new testament that jesus said. the bible was just a tutor, was just a tutor to the law. i am the law, so therefore you need to get away with all of that that is in the book. he die for all
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